11:55 A.M., MON., AUGUST 6, 2012
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Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports published his Big 12 Offseason Notebook on Monday, and in addition to numerous Bears earning mentions, senior guard Pierre Jackson was picked as his preseason Big 12 Player of the Year.
Baylor is ranked No. 3 in his preseason power rankings. Rothstein says, "Scott Drew has one of the better perimeters in all of college basketball."
Here's a list of where Baylor players were mentioned:
Big 12 Preseason Player of the Year - Pierre Jackson
No. 10 among "Ten That Have Waited And Will Make An Instant Impact" - J-mison Morgan
No. 5 among "Ten Breakout Players" - Deuce Bello
No. 6 among "Ten Breakout Players" - Cory Jefferson
No. 4 among "Ten Freshmen To Watch" - Isaiah Austin
No. 5 among "Ten Freshmen To Watch" - Ricardo Gathers
No. 3 among "Five Under-The-Radar Freshmen" - Taurean Waller-Prince
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